Apply to be a Resident Assistant
Welcome to the 2017-2018 Resident Assistant Selection Process
Resident Assistants are selected on the basis of leadership, scholarship and experience with a knowledge, awareness and commitment to Duquesne University's values, especially as set forth in the University Mission Statement.
Resident Assistants serve as role models, community builders, educators and peer counselors in addition to helping provide a safe and secure living environment for resident students. The RA position requires great dedication and flexibility. Resident Assistants are expected to display personal qualities such as maturity, empathy, motivation, initiative, responsibility, adaptability and integrity.
2017-2018 RA Selection Timeline
|November 9||RA Info Session
|November 14||Applications available online|
|November 18||RA Info Session
|November 28- December 7||Individual Interviews|
|December 7||Study Abroad Group Process|
|January 12- January 20||Individual Interviews|
|January 13||Applications due to the Office of Residence Life, Assumption Hall|
|January 28||Group Process|
|February 3||Candidate Notification|
|February 6- March 3||Weekly Resident Assistant Training Classes|
|April 26||Spring Workshop
- Sign up for individual interview when you submit your application.
- While we understand emergencies occur, in order to be considered, it is important that candidates participate in all aspects of the selection process.
All RA Applications and References are due to the Office of Residence Life in Assumption Hall by Friday, January 13, 2017.